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Family: Edward "the Elder", King of England / Eadgifu of Kent (F2236)

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  • Father | Male
    Edward "the Elder", King of England

    Born  875  Kingdom of Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Jul 924  Farndon, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  —  Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  919  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]  Berkshire, England  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Ecgwynn | F2238 
    Married  About 893   
    Other Spouse  Ælfflæd | F2237 
    Married  About 899   
    Father  Alfred, King of England | F2239 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ealhswith of Mercia | F2239 Group Sheet 

    Eadgifu of KentMother | Female
    Eadgifu of Kent

    Born  About 896  Kingdom of Kent Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Aug 968  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  —  Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Sigehelm, Ealdorman of Kent | F2240 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Male
    Edmund, King of England

    Born  Abt 922   
    Died  26 May 946  Pucklechurch, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Glastonbury Abbey, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Saint Ælfgifu | F2232 
    Married     
    Spouse  Æthelfæd of Domerham | F2235 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    Eadred, King of England

    Born  Abt 924   
    Died  23 Nov 955  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Saint Edburga

    Born     
    Died  15 Jun 960  St Mary's Abbey, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Gregory, Abbot of Einsiedlen

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  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Editionif, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982).

    2. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).

    3. [S304] Wikipedia, Eadgifu of Kent.

    4. [S1682] Weir, Alison. Britain's Royal Families, (London: Vintage Books, 1989).

    5. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008).

    6. [S1940] Panton, Kenneth J. Historical Dictionary of the British Monarchy, (Lanham, UK: Scarecrow Press, 2011).

    7. [S1461] Burke, John and John Bernard Burke. The Royal Families of England, Scotland and Wales with their Descendants, Sovereigns and Subjects , (London: E. Churton, 1848).